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  • Wipro started as an oil mill 75 years ago. Today it bought a UK consulting firm for $1.45 billion Mar 04, 2021 10:04 PM IST

    Wipro started as an oil mill 75 years ago. Today it bought a UK consulting firm for $1.45 billion

    While analysts and industry watchers concurred that it was a bold move, they also expressed concern because integrating a consulting firm is not easy, simply because the culture and cost structure are completely different.

  • Rishad Premji remembers grandparents on Wipro's 75th anniversary Jan 06, 2021 10:26 AM IST

    Rishad Premji remembers grandparents on Wipro's 75th anniversary

    Rishad Premji posted a picture of his grandparents Gulbanoo and MH Premji on Twitter

  • Read the full text of Wipro Chairman Rishad Premji's letter to his employees Jan 06, 2021 09:07 AM IST

    Read the full text of Wipro Chairman Rishad Premji's letter to his employees

    Here is a full text of Wipro chairman Rishad Premji's letter to his employees.

  • Six months on, work from home is still a raging debate for IT sector Sep 27, 2020 01:38 PM IST

    Six months on, work from home is still a raging debate for IT sector

    The sector employs about 50 lakh employees. But companies are in no hurry to bring them back to office amid the pandemic.

  • Uddhav Thackeray inaugurates Wipro's 450-bed COVID hospital in Pune Jun 11, 2020 07:15 PM IST

    Uddhav Thackeray inaugurates Wipro's 450-bed COVID hospital in Pune

    Wipro repurposed its Hinjawadi IT Park campus into a COVID care facility.

  • Wipro appoints Thierry Delaporte as CEO & Managing Director May 29, 2020 09:01 AM IST

    Wipro appoints Thierry Delaporte as CEO & Managing Director

    Abidali Neemuchwala will relinquish his position as CEO and MD on June 1.

  • Wipro signs pact with Maharashtra govt to convert Pune facility to 450-bed COVID-19 hospital May 05, 2020 05:55 PM IST

    Wipro signs pact with Maharashtra govt to convert Pune facility to 450-bed COVID-19 hospital

    The facility will be handed over to the state government by May 30, and the hospital will be converted back to an IT facility after a year, according to a statement.

  • Wipro CEO Abidali Neemuchwala steps down, co looking for a successor Jan 31, 2020 07:53 AM IST

    Wipro CEO Abidali Neemuchwala steps down, co looking for a successor

    Neemuchwala will continue to hold the office of CEO and MD until a successor is appointed, the company added.

  • Wipro splits Rishad Premji’s role among three executives Jun 27, 2019 11:43 AM IST

    Wipro splits Rishad Premji’s role among three executives

  • Editor's Take | Post Azim-era, can Rishad lead Wipro to new heights? Jun 07, 2019 06:19 PM IST

    Editor's Take | Post Azim-era, can Rishad lead Wipro to new heights?

    Stanford Masters talks to Prince Thomas about Wipro CEO Azim Premji handing over to his son Rishad and what would be the impact.

  • Azim Premji to retire in July; son Rishad Premji takes over Jun 06, 2019 05:22 PM IST

    Azim Premji to retire in July; son Rishad Premji takes over

    The board re-appointed his son, Rishad A Premji as the Whole-time Director and Executive Chairman, for a period of five years, with effect from July 31, 2019, to July 30, 2024.

  • Indian start-ups have potential to be world-class organisations: Rishad Premji May 28, 2018 11:44 AM IST

    Indian start-ups have potential to be world-class organisations: Rishad Premji

    Premji, Chief Strategy Officer and Member of the Board at Indian IT services giant Wipro, called for enhancing the lens beyond just thinking and looking at the IT services landscape but also to focus on other ecosystems of capabilities that are thriving in the country. He expressed optimism over the future of the start-up ecosystem in the country.

  • Rishad Premji appointed Nasscom chairman for 2018-19 Apr 10, 2018 03:05 PM IST

    Rishad Premji appointed Nasscom chairman for 2018-19

    Besides, Nasscom has appointed WNS Group CEO Keshav Murugesh as the vice chairman for the year 2018-19.

  • India Inc leaders speak at NASSCOM India Leadership Forum, 2017 Feb 17, 2017 07:35 PM IST

    India Inc leaders speak at NASSCOM India Leadership Forum, 2017

    Watch panel of experts – Rajiv Bajaj of Bajaj Auto, Dinesh Malkani of Cisco and Rishad Premji of Wirpo speak to Shereen Bhan on the theme 'Re-Imagine, Don't Re-Engineer' at NASSCOM India Leadership Forum, 2017.

  • Wipro Recognized with 2015 Lean Partner Award by Citi May 30, 2016 09:05 AM IST

    Wipro Recognized with 2015 Lean Partner Award by Citi

    Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today ...

  • Wipro CEO Neemuchwala gets $1.8 mn pay package in FY16 May 27, 2016 09:48 PM IST

    Wipro CEO Neemuchwala gets $1.8 mn pay package in FY16

    According to a regulatory filing, Neemuchwala received USD 859,079 in salary and allowances, USD 351,213 in commission/variable pay, USD 575,122 as other payouts and USD 21,216 as 'long-term compensation' during the financial year ended March 31.

  • Need leadership that is willing to take risks: Wipro's CSO Feb 10, 2016 10:31 PM IST

    Need leadership that is willing to take risks: Wipro's CSO

    Wipro will not shy away from taking risks. That's the categorical assertion from the company's Chief Strategy Officer Rishad Premji. He also revealed Wipro's growth blueprint going forward. The company will have its traditional and digital vertical function as two parallel organisations.

  • Investing in start-ups still high-risk option: Kotak Realty Jun 23, 2015 10:09 PM IST

    Investing in start-ups still high-risk option: Kotak Realty

    On today's Sebi norms on listing start-ups, S Sriniwasan, CEO of Kotak Realty Fund says there is significant value for start-ups to list in the home market. According to him, Sebi has tried to walk a middle-path as far as listing of start-ups is concerned.

  • Rishad Premji sells 27.4% of his stake in Wipro Jun 17, 2011 10:31 PM IST

    Rishad Premji sells 27.4% of his stake in Wipro

    Wipro Chairman Azim Premji's son Rishad Premji, who is also chief strategy officer (CSO) in the company, has sold 27.4%, amounting to 2.6 lakh shares, of his total holding in the company for little over Rs 11 crore.

  • Govt's failure to deliver extremely disappointing: Premji Jan 29, 2011 11:59 AM IST

    Govt's failure to deliver extremely disappointing: Premji

    CNBC-TV18's Menaka Doshi caught up with Azim Premji of Wipro at the venue to find out his views surrounding some of the global concerns.

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